A Sanctuary Scheme is a multi-agency victim centred initiative which aims to enable households at risk of violence to remain safely in their own homes by installing a ‘Sanctuary’ in the home and through the provision of support to the household.
Women and Girls Network (WGN) offers counselling, support and advice for women who have been affected by gendered violence, including sexual and domestic violence. WGN is a free, women-only service providing a holistic response to women and girls who have experienced, or are at risk of, gendered violence.
Working With Men is an award winning charity supporting positive male activity, engagement and involvement, our current work includes solution based approaches to tackling conflict and knife related incidents in schools and in the community, Raising the attainment levels of boys in school, Support for single mothers of boys, fatherhood and fathers into school programmes, tackling racial violence and issues of identity among young people. More recently we have begun working with women’s groups on issues related to safer relationships conflict and mediation.
Yuva works with young people (age 11- 25) who have used violence/abuse in their close relationships and the family members and/or (ex) partners who have experienced this behaviour.